What Happened on July 5, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 44th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Jean Borotra beats R Lacoste (6-1 3-6 6-1 3-6 6-4)
  • Military revolt in Sao Paulo Brazil

Famous Birthdays

  • Beverly Tyler, actress (Fireball, Lorelei-Big Town), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • J├ínos Starker, Hungarian cellist, (d. 2013)
  • Niels Jannasch, Canadian historian and museum curator (d. 2001)